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Counselor & Therapist
Chestnut Hill & Lower Gwynedd
Deb Owens, Licensed Counselor, Relationship Coach
Counseling or Therapy is an investment in your life, relationships, health, well being, and future.
Compassionate. Results oriented. We’ll work together to help you reach your goals and find more peace and happiness.
- Stressed or relationship struggles
- Feeling overwhelmed, sad, anxious, stuck?
- Check my counseling specializations:
- Anxiety, Stress, Relationships, MidLife, Alcohol, Drugs, ACA, Codependence
Click links below for more info on each specialization:
•MOOD: worrying, anxiety, depression, stress, panic attacks, cbt
•ADDICTION or misuse: alcohol, drugs, dui counseling, codependence, dealing with a love one’s mental health or alcohol or drug use, adult children of alcoholics, aca counseling
•RELATIONSHIPS: individual coach, marriage or couples counselor
•TRANSITIONS: midlife, young adults
You can be confident that I’ll be with you to inspire, challenge, and encourage.
Let’s get you feeling better. Live the life you deserve.
I get it. I’ve been there. It’s tough trying to figure out how to make a marriage or relationship work.
As your marriage counselor, I’ll help you to get unstuck from unhelpful patterns.
- Trust or intimacy challenges
- Tense over family, parenting, chores
- Feel like roommates, drifting apart?
- Relationship coaching or couples counseling helps
Struggle is inevitable. A necessary part of every relationship. We can’t grow a strong and healthy marriage without challenges.
Don’t want to wait until it worsens. There is hope. See marriage map.
It may be hard work for a while. The rewards are worth it.
Through relationship or couples counseling you can discover tools to improve communication skills and connection. Get your relationship back on track.
With your commitment and right kind of effort together, your marriage can bounce back. Marriage counseling can help you be close and caring again.
Stop worrying about your marriage or relationship. Learn to feel good about it again.
Marriage Musings When it comes to our relationships the gender differences within our brains play a role. I realize these are considered to be gender stereotypes, however, from my point of view as a marriage therapist these are valid observations. One member of a couple, …
Can we have a relationship with alcohol? Let’s consider how a “relationship” with alcohol matters. How there may be a difference from when alcohol is a minor or more serious problem. In other words when it drifts from a casual relationship to a more serious one …
Yes, I said it. I have a top 9 for ACOAs. We’ve all seen some variation of characteristics that are correlated with growing up in a household affected, directly or indirectly, by a parent’s use of alcohol or drugs. Common ACOA traits include: Adult children …
Something has changed. Perhaps men are more willing to ask for coaching, counseling, or a consultation or women are more independent or just plain “fed up”. When I started doing Relationship Coaching and Marriage Counseling in suburban Philadelphia, PA., the norm was that wives dragged their …
Mid Life Transitions: Stressful or Transformative? Normal Stages Midlife represents a normal stage of life with some predictable and not so predictable experiences. The term crisis conjures up images of men and women in their 40s and 50s trying to recapture their youth often by …
How Counseling Works Relationship counseling can be a mysterious process. Lots of variables. Here’s an interesting take on one aspect of counseling for relationships gone off track. Architecture of Life An acquaintance recently needed the foundation of their home strengthened. Due to some faulty work when …
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